Main Dishes

Mexican Haystack Rice Bowls

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Mexican haystack rice bowls are a tex-mex lovers dream! Cilantro lime rice, seasoned beef, and then piled high with all your favorite toppings! Everyone can create their own. Don’t forget the Fritos corn chips. They make this dish spectacular!

4
2 tablespoons butter
1 1/4 cups basmati rice
2 1/4 cups chicken broth
juice and zest of 1 large lime
1/4 cup chopped cilantro
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cumin
1 1/2 lbs lean ground beef
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cumin
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon brown sugar
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 can (8 oz) tomato sauce
1 can (4.25 oz) diced green chilies
1 can (15 oz) chili beans, do not drain
For the cilantro lime rice: add the butter and dry basmati rice to a saucepan. Heat over medium-high heat until butter has melted and the rice is slightly toasted. Stir often so the rice does not burn. Add...
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Nutritions

Calories
921

Sodium
2499mg
104% DV

Fat
39g
60% DV

Protein
51g
102% DV

Carbs
76g
25% DV

Fiber
10g
40% DV